The Dunstane Hotel gets set to host Gin O’clock, an intimate Gin Tasting event taking place on Friday 18th September from 6pm onwards.

The boutique night will feature gins that have been distilled the ‘new-fashion way’ through to being lovingly handmade in small batches.

Gin connoisseur and owner of The Dunstane Hotel, Shirley Mowat, said: “We’re delighted to be hosting our first Gin night here at The Dunstane as we really wanted to showcase a diverse range of Gins to accompany the traditional names we offer at The Stane Bar.

Our Head Chef, Paul Hood, will be serving some wonderful homemade Orcadian dishes for guests to enjoy on the night alongside and evening of Gin and informative talks!”

Gin O’clock will see the following suppliers in attendance:

• Arbikie Gin

Kirsty's Gin. Picture: Arbikie

Kirsty’s Gin. Picture: Arbikie

• The Gin Bothy

Picture: Gin Bothy

Picture: Gin Bothy

• Daffys Gin

Picture: Daffy's

Picture: Daffy’s

• Darnley’s View Gin

Picture: Darnley's View

Picture: Darnley’s View

• Valentia Gin

Picture: Valentina

Picture: Valentia

• (Minus) – 33

Picture: (Minus) -33

Picture: (Minus) -33

Garnishing the evening will be a number of Gin related talks including the ‘The History of Gin’ from 2500BC to the present day delivered by Chris Molyneaux, distiller and founder of Daffy’s gin.

Kim Cameron-Gall, owner and distiller of The Gin Bothy, will be speaking about The Gin Bothy Journey and what it’s like being a small distiller.

• Tickets are available on The Dunstane Website. Tickets are £21.15 including booking fee and come with 4 drinks tokens.

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